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Knit sideways, this warm and drapey beret features a cable and eyelet brim, and striking eyelet detail on the body. As it's knit from side to side, you can check your sizing and adjust as necessary quite easily!

205 [241, 261] yd/187 [220, 238] m
43yd/39m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
4Ply or fingering weight, plied yarn.

Needles & Notions
Pair 3mm/UK11/US2½ straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
3mm crochet hook
Approx. 3yd/3m waste yarn
Tapestry needle
Cable needle

Sample details
Shown in Alisha Goes Around Richness of Martens Fingering [400yd/366m per 115g; 75% Merino, 15% Cashmere, 10% Silk]

Shown in size 22in/56cm on model with 21.5in/54.5cm circumference head

Fit is determined by row gauge – if your gauge differs, simply work more or fewer panels to achieve the desired size.

29 sts x 40 rows to 4in/10cm on 3mm needles over St.St.
22 st cable+lace brim panel = 1.75in/4.5cm on 3mm needles

To fit size: 18 [20, 22] in/45.75 [50.75, 56] cm
Finished size: 16 [18, 19.25] in/40.5 [45.75, 49] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, short rows (w&t), provisional cast-on, kitchener stitch, basic lace (eyelets)

Pattern contents
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorials for Provisional cast-on & Kitchener Stitch


Originally published January 2008; revised & republished January 2015.

PDF file size: 3.2MB

Product code: WW098KArbacia

Technical editor: Tana Pageler